Woher hast Du denn das mit der Zockeraktie,stimmt doch überhaupt nicht!!SUNNYVALE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 15, 2000--General Magic, Inc. (Nasdaq: GMGC), a leading voice application service provider, today announced it has completed an agreement with IBM contemplating the integration of General Magic's open standards VoiceXML-based magicTalk(TM) platform with IBM DirectTalk and IBM WebSphere Voice Server.
General Magic also announced that IBM's ViaVoice Automated Speech Recognition engine (ASR) is now available to customers of its magicTalk voice solutions. The addition of IBM's ViaVoice ASR offers customers of General Magic's magicTalk platform a choice of first-class speech recognition technologies.
"General Magic's expertise in delivering sophisticated voice user interfaces integrated with IBM's voice technologies provides the end user with a premier end-to-end voice solution," said Steve Markman, chairman, chief executive officer and president of General Magic. "Our agreement with IBM creates an exciting opportunity for us to provide innovative voice technology solutions and to expand our sales channel."
"Voice recognition is about to become an integral part of our daily lives and IBM is working with the key players, such as General Magic, to voice enable e-business. With this announcement IBM and General Magic will use open standards to plan the delivery and hosting of end-to-end voice solutions for CRM, Internet and telecommunications companies," said W.S. (Ozzie) Osborne, general manager, IBM Voice Systems.